Month: August 2017

EVENTS The NYC Compost Project works to rebuild NYC’s soil, neighborhood by neighborhood

August 26, 2017

EVENTS The NYC Compost Project works to rebuild NYC’s soil, neighborhood by neighborhood EDUCATION Enhance your skills and your soil. Join a public workshop. WormShop Saturday, Sept. 9, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Compost Demonstration SiteLet worms convert your food scraps into compost for your plants. Learn how to set-up, care for, harvest and use […]

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WOW!! So Much to do On STATEN ISLAND, NYC August 26 & 27 2017

August 26, 2017

WOW!! So Much to do On STATEN ISLAND, NYC  Click Here for Information on the Events Below: http://bit.ly/CalendarSI Sat Aug 26 9:00am – 12:00pm It’s My Park at Northerleigh Park – North Avenue and Lockwood Place Entrance (in Northerleigh Park) 10:00am – 12:00pm It’s My Park at Conference House Park – Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference […]

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Boro-Linc Staten Island: La Casita Tickets, Sat, Aug 26, 2017 at 2:00 PM

August 23, 2017

Boro-Linc Staten Island: La Casita by Lincoln Center’s Boro-Linc REGISTER Event Information DESCRIPTION Lincoln Center’s Boro-Linc presents Scottt Raven, The Liberian Women’s Chorus for Change and Abdou Mboup as part of its La Casita series. An impressive lineup of artist-activists convene to explore the far-reaching social, political, and expressive powers of oral and visual tradition. […]

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Local 3 Back to School Staten Island NYC Supplies Drive

August 20, 2017

Local 3 Back to School Staten Island NYC Supplies Drive “After hearing directly from several Staten Island Local 3 members, who are facing so much uncertainty and economic hardship, I decided the least we could do was help them make sure their children are ready to go back to school come September”, said Schwartz. “My headquarters will […]

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Total solar eclipse 2017: 6 bizarre things that will happen

August 18, 2017

 By @Alina Bradford While there are many superstitions about eclipses, there are also a lot of weird things that happen during an eclipse that is completely real — and super cool. Here are six incredible things to look for during the eclipse on August 21. Read More: Total solar eclipse 2017: 6 bizarre things that […]

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Youth Tech Workshops Start August 21, 2017 : NYC Parks

August 18, 2017

Youth Tech Workshops Calling all young game developers, illustrators, designers, chefs, movie directors, and musicians! The Youth Tech Workshops are a week of free sessions that encourage young New Yorkers to grow creatively and experience exciting careers that use technology. Whether you want to create a game, a t-shirt logo, a YouTube episode, or much more, […]

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September 2017 at MakerSpace Staten Island NYC

August 16, 2017

September 2017 at MakerSpace! In September great new classes for Makers if you’re looking to get back to learning!  Upcoming Events Stop and Swap at MakerPark! August 20th FREE community reuse event! All ages / 11AM-2PM Bring clean, portable, reusable items you no longer need and take home something new-to-you. No one is required to bring […]

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NYC Parks Afterschool 2017 : NYC Parks

August 16, 2017

Afterschool Programs Registration begins Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Program begins Monday, September 18, 2017 Afterschool Programs Registration begins Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Program begins Monday, September 18, 2017 NYC Parks Afterschool Program provides children ages six to 13 the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of activities. The program takes place Mondays through Fridays from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., […]

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Registration for the 2017 Daffodil Project is open! Registration ends on Friday, September 1

August 16, 2017

Registration for the 2017 Daffodil Project is open! Registration ends on Friday, September 1 Bulbs are free to civic organizations, individuals, corporate volunteer groups, schools, and community leaders who commit to planting them in a park or public space such as a schoolyard, street tree pit, or community garden. Registration for the 2017 Daffodil Project is open! […]

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Search New York Public Library’s Digital Collections with Surveyor

August 11, 2017

Search New York Public Library’s Digital Collections with Surveyor Surveyor is a geotagging tool designed to enhance the metadata of items within NYPL Digital Collections. It allows you to view and place images on a map of New York City. With each contribution through Surveyor, users create new knowledge about the Library’s collections! As the NYPL […]

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